The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 53 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 16 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.54% 2.63% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.44% 3.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 0
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +5.88%
Load Balancing
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
465 456 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 73.93% 79.86% 67.40%
Number of salaries quoted 408 388 213
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,096 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Cardiff region.

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Cardiff

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Load Balancing.

1 23 (79.31%) Cisco
2 18 (62.07%) Firewall
3 16 (55.17%) Internet
3 16 (55.17%) MPLS
4 14 (48.28%) F5
5 13 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (44.83%) Windows
6 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
6 12 (41.38%) LAN
6 12 (41.38%) WAN
7 11 (37.93%) IIS
7 11 (37.93%) CheckPoint
7 11 (37.93%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (37.93%) VMware
8 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (27.59%) OSPF
9 8 (27.59%) BGP
9 8 (27.59%) VPN
9 8 (27.59%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
10 7 (24.14%) CCIE
10 7 (24.14%) CCNP
10 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
10 7 (24.14%) SAN
10 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
10 7 (24.14%) HP
10 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (20.69%) SQL
11 6 (20.69%) Linux

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Load Balancing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (37.93%) IIS
2 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (10.34%) CMS
3 3 (10.34%) Commerce Server
4 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (62.07%) Firewall
2 16 (55.17%) Internet
2 16 (55.17%) MPLS
3 12 (41.38%) LAN
3 12 (41.38%) WAN
4 11 (37.93%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (27.59%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (27.59%) VPN
5 8 (27.59%) OSPF
5 8 (27.59%) BGP
6 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
6 7 (24.14%) SAN
7 6 (20.69%) DNS
8 5 (17.24%) DWDM
9 4 (13.79%) IPv4
9 4 (13.79%) IPv6
10 2 (6.90%) iSCSI
10 2 (6.90%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (3.45%) Wireless
11 1 (3.45%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) OLAP
2 1 (3.45%) OLTP
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (10.34%) Advertising
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Team Leader
1 7 (24.14%) Network Team Leader
2 5 (17.24%) Operations Team Leader
2 5 (17.24%) Network Operations Team Leader
2 5 (17.24%) Network Architect
2 5 (17.24%) Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Network Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Server Support
3 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Server Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Server Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
1 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Clustering
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (20.69%) Linux
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) AIX
5 2 (6.90%) CentOS
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) ITIL
1 4 (13.79%) Resilience Testing
2 2 (6.90%) Network Design
3 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
3 1 (3.45%) Network Architecture
3 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Python
2 2 (6.90%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (24.14%) CCIE
3 7 (24.14%) CCNP
4 6 (20.69%) CCNA
5 4 (13.79%) MCITP
6 3 (10.34%) MCP
6 3 (10.34%) MCSE
7 1 (3.45%) CCDA
7 1 (3.45%) CCDP
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.45%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Cisco
2 14 (48.28%) F5
3 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
4 11 (37.93%) CheckPoint
4 11 (37.93%) VMware
5 7 (24.14%) HP
6 4 (13.79%) Dell
6 4 (13.79%) 3PAR
7 3 (10.34%) Citrix
8 2 (6.90%) JBoss
8 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
8 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle
9 1 (3.45%) IBM
9 1 (3.45%) Juniper
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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